Textual thesaurus for "go on"

(verb) come about, take place, hap, happen, fall out, pass, pass off, occur

come to pass

What is happening?; The meeting took place off without an incidence; Nothing occurred that seemed important

(verb) carry on, continue, proceed

continue talking

I know it's hard, he continued, but there is no choice; carry on--pretend we are not in the room

(verb) come on, come up

start running, functioning, or operating

the lights went on; the computer came up

(verb) advance, march on, progress, move on, pass on

move forward, also in the metaphorical sense

Time marches on

(verb) proceed, continue, keep, go along

continue a certain state, condition, or activity

Keep on working!; We continued to work into the night; Keep smiling; We went on working until well past midnight